Tips to select Best CAT Coaching Centre
If you are looking to give CAT exam or XAT or any such exam for India's best Management schools, you may want to join some CAT coaching class. Here are some tips to chose best Coaching Center for your getting admission into best B schools of India -
- Interact with the faculty before joining and get a sense of what the coaching would consist of.
- Take feedback from senior students on: quality of faculty, their attitude, teaching methodology and query handling approach.
- Then ask the basics like: number of classes conducted in reality, the frequency of test series, the batch size and the infrastructure. Ask the institute about actual conversion figures and not the number of calls received.
- Written exam is just one component, ask the senior students on how the institute fares when it comes to handling group discussions and interviews.
- Ask for demo class.
- Choose a national level centre over local. They are reputed to conduct a lot of test series.
- Besides, a heterogeneous mix of students from various academic backgrounds helps in comparing your test preparedness with others.
- Don’t feel shy about asking questions even if it is during admission and or if in the classroom. The more why’s you have, the more clearly – headed you will be.
- Divya Nehlani, currently taking coaching at IMS learning, Santa Cruz centre at Mumbai says she opted for IMS learning looking at the history of successful candidates who were able to make it to the IIMs. “I knew a few of them personally”, says the 20 – years old.
- The most number of interview calls that an institute gets does matter but it is different from the actual conversion numbers. i.e., there are GDs and interviews that need to be cleared to qualify for a seat.